William Ilkley

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William Ilkley trained at Rose Bruford. His extensive work in theatre has included productions at the National Theatre, Bolton Octagon, the Royal Exchange, Newcastle Playhouse, Birmingham Rep, Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Watford Palace, Harrogate Theatre, Leeds Playhouse, Derby Playhouse, Leicester Haymarket, York Theatre Royal, New Vic Stoke, West Yorkshire Playhouse, The Swan Stratford, Edinburgh Festival, UK tours and in London’s West End. Selected productions include Bouncers, which he has performed in over 750 times; The Mousetrap in the West End and on UK tour; and, most recently, the UK tour of The Full Monty. He spent nearly 20 years with John Godbers’ Hull Truck Theatre Company where he had six plays written specially for him. He is an Associate Artist of the new John Godber Company. TV includes Harry’s Game, Doctor Who, Howards’ Way, All Creatures Great and Small, The Bill, Last of the Summer Wine, Heartbeat, Emmerdale, Pigeon Summer, The Ward, Coronation Street, Wing and a Prayer, Gold, Hetty Wainthrop Investigates, Casualty, Judge John Deed, Dalziel and Pascoe, Holby City, The Last Detective, EastEnders, Battlefield Britain, Doctors, Family Affairs, Breaking the Chains, Vincent, Class of 76, Thin Ice, Midsomer Murders, The Royal, Casualty 1909, Hollyoaks, DCI Banks and Endeavour. Film includes Defrosting the Fridge, Small Zones, The Fix, Shipwrecked, The Whipping Boy, Night of the Fox, Paper Marriage, Between Two Women, The Jealous God, Thunder Road, Is Anybody There?, The Boat That Rocked and The Day of the Triffids.
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Oxford New Theatre

13 December 2017 - 06 January 2018

Brighton Centre

25 January 2018 - 10 February 2018

Bradford Alhambra Theatre

14 February 2018 - 10 March 2018

Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

14 March 2018 - 07 April 2018

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

18 April 2018 - 12 May 2018

Southampton Mayflower Theatre

16 May 2018 - 09 June 2018

Salford The Lowry

13 June 2018 - 30 June 2018

Wales Millennium Centre

04 July 2018 - 28 July 2018

Woking New Victoria Theatre

01 August 2018 - 18 August 2018

Plymouth Theatre Royal

29 August 2018 - 15 September 2018

Milton Keynes Theatre

19 September 2018 - 06 October 2018

Birmingham Hippodrome

10 October 2018 - 03 November 2018

Glasgow SECC

15 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

Sunderland Empire Theatre

06 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

Canterbury Marlowe Theatre

27 February 2019 - 16 March 2019
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William Ilkley trained at Rose Bruford. His extensive work in theatre has included productions at the National Theatre, Bolton Octagon, the Royal Exchange, Newcastle Playhouse, Birmingham Rep, Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Watford Palace, Harrogate Theatre, Leeds Playhouse, Derby Playhouse, Leicester Haymarket, York Theatre Royal, New Vic Stoke, West Yorkshire Playhouse, The Swan Stratford, Edinburgh Festival, UK tours and in London’s West End. Selected productions include Bouncers, which he has performed in over 750 times; The Mousetrap in the West End and on UK tour; and, most recently, the UK tour of The Full Monty. He spent nearly 20 years with John Godbers’ Hull Truck Theatre Company where he had six plays written specially for him. He is an Associate Artist of the new John Godber Company. TV includes Harry’s Game, Doctor Who, Howards’ Way, All Creatures Great and Small, The Bill, Last of the Summer Wine, Heartbeat, Emmerdale, Pigeon Summer, The Ward, Coronation Street, Wing and a Prayer, Gold, Hetty Wainthrop Investigates, Casualty, Judge John Deed, Dalziel and Pascoe, Holby City, The Last Detective, EastEnders, Battlefield Britain, Doctors, Family Affairs, Breaking the Chains, Vincent, Class of 76, Thin Ice, Midsomer Murders, The Royal, Casualty 1909, Hollyoaks, DCI Banks and Endeavour. Film includes Defrosting the Fridge, Small Zones, The Fix, Shipwrecked, The Whipping Boy, Night of the Fox, Paper Marriage, Between Two Women, The Jealous God, Thunder Road, Is Anybody There?, The Boat That Rocked and The Day of the Triffids.
williamilkley.com